There are 5 ways to get from New York to Southold by bus, train, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 44 St to Southold North Fork-Eastbound

$26 - $30

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Southold Ronkonkoma

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus Hampton Luxury Liner  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from 50th Street - Manhattan to Water Mill
  2. Take the bus from Station Road to Youngs Avenue S92

$44

Night train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the night train from Penn Station to Southold Ronkonkoma

$19 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from New York to Southold 93.1 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Southold is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Southold is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between New York and Southold is 86 miles. The road distance is 93.1 miles.

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The bus from 3 Av/E 44 St to Southold takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 3 Av/E 44 St and arriving at Southold. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Penn Station station and arriving at Southold. This train operates Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Southold, NY, USA?

Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from New York to Southold once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Southold via Ronkonkoma in around 3 h 38 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Southold
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
mta.info
Night train from Penn Station to Southold
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 50th Street - Manhattan to Water Mill
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Station Road to Youngs Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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